Il tragico scenario delle guerre civili nella prima Controversia di Seneca retore

Giulia Danesi Marioni

Abstract


In this work, the elder Seneca refers to the story of the Sabine women and to mythical examples of hate between brothers (Eteocles-Polynices, Thyestes-Atreus). Seneca dealt with civil conflicts in his Histories as well.

Keywords


Seneca Rhetor; Sabines’ rape; brothers’ hate; civil wars

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14601/prometheus-14420



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